Dr. Ryan L. Melvin is Principal Data Scientist and Assistant Professor in the Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine at the University of Alabama at Birmingham. In this role, he leads the department’s efforts toward implementing both precision and predictive medicine through machine learning (ML), Artificial Intelligence (AI) and data analytics.
His publication record spans AI, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, and Statistics. Dr. Melvin has given trainings, lectures, and seminars on data science, ML, and AI nationally and internationally. Algorithms he invented are currently used by academic, private, and government institutions. He holds a Ph.D. in Physics and Master’s in Statistics from Wake Forest University. His work with MIC’s Sickbay platform was recently featured in an Intel Spotlight video and accepted for publication in the British Journal of Anesthesia.